• Short Summary

    Japan's drive to improve relations with African countries continued this week, when Zambian Foreign Minister Vernon Johnson Mwaanga arrived for three days as the guest of the Japanese government.

  • Description

    Japan's drive to improve relations with African countries continued this week, when Zambian Foreign Minister Vernon Johnson Mwaanga arrived for three days as the guest of the Japanese government.

    Among the most important topics discussed was the effect of recent Japanese policy on copper sales had lowered prices and disturbed the world market, leading to great difficulties for Zambia.

    During talks with Japanese Foreign Minister Kiichi Miyazawa, Mr. Mwaanga said that before Japan exported copper products it should consult the inter-governmental council of copper exporting countries.

    Trade was also discussed. In 1973, Japan send over 8.5 per cent of total exports to Africa. But only 4.6 per cent of its imports came from African countries.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9IFZCYEB3QOYNU0X2UY0EKQAG
    Media URN:
    VLVA9IFZCYEB3QOYNU0X2UY0EKQAG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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